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The Serving Spoon Restaurant

1403 Centinela Ave, Inglewood, CA 90302-1141
+1 310-412-3927
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good31%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“pancakes” (7 reviews)
“french toast” (5 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1403 Centinela Ave, Inglewood, CA 90302-1141
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I was visiting from Chicago. I saw the reviews and thought I'd give it a try. It lived up to its reviews. The parking lot is small but they have a security guard assisting with parking. Upon entering, the hostess took my name and we...More

Thank Lori D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the first time I entered a restaurant and was greeted by the diners as well as the staff. The food was hot, fast, and good. The wait folks were around, friendly, and helpful. Add that the police were eating there assures that it's...More

Thank TNAllison
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent service, excellent food!! Young staff and they know how to please. I had the cheese omelet and I usually don't like omelets but this one was perfect.

Reviewed 6 December 2017

We have been here a total of four times so far. I've had the salmon croquets, waffles, smothered chicken, yams, mac n cheese and breakfast sides like eggs and sausage and grits too. The cornbread is complimentary with some meals and is so good. The...More

Thank Christina C
Reviewed 21 November 2017

This is a good breakfast restaurant . the fried chicken is great i had it with grits and eggs. and a waffle .

Thank newqwest1010
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Wow! This place is an unassuming joint in a strip mall...but totally iconic. There is a reason this restaurant has so much star power behind it. The breakfast was crazy. I had fried catfish (large portion and cooked to perfection), eggs, home fries, grilled biscuit,...More

Thank Matthew H
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

An absolute must when in LA. The food is outrageously good. Expertly seasoned and prepared. We had catfish nuggets and salmon croquettes with eggs and potatoes, grits, biscuits and cornbread. Low prices and super friendly attentive service. Tastes like your grandmama made it.

Thank Roldan L
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Hands down the best breakfast that I’ve had in a long time. I ordered the Salmon Croquette meal with potatoes, a grilled biscuit and a side of grits. The salmon was moist and unbelievably good! The grits were to my southern standard - just right....More

Thank myheartbeats2
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

From the moment you walk through the door you are made to feel so welcome. Awesome greeters and service. They play old scool R&B which really sets the atmosphere! The food was AMAZING! If you are looking for some great soul food, this is the...More

Thank DezMadre
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Been coming to the Serving Spoon for over 30 years and the quality of the food is still good! The family relaxed feeling and customer service is always there.

Thank Benita C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 AM
7:00 AM - 5:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1403 Centinela Ave, Inglewood, CA 90302-1141
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Inglewood
  • Phone Number: +1 310-412-3927
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